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Edge Centres to construct second Victoria data centre in Traralgon
Edge Centres CEO and founder Jonathan Eaves says that the Traralgon data centre is key to its network deployment across Melbourne and Sydney.
Edge Centres lodges development approval for solar-power edge data center site Australia
According to Edge Centres CEO and founder Jonathan Eaves, development approval is an important step in kicking off the company’s deployment in Australia.
Iridium launches solution to enhance IoT tracking and asset management
The Iridium Edge Solar, a secure, maintenance-free, solar-powered remote asset tracking and management device, is now commercially available.
Amazon commits to five new utility-scale solar projects
The projects in China, Australia, and the U.S. will total 615 MWh. Comes as Amazon criticised for conditions and lack of paid sick leave in U.S.
Singtel installs thousands of solar panels on Bedok data center
Singtel boosts green creds: 1.65 MWh solar power to fuel Bedok data centre, cuts carbon by 864 tons.
Data centre titans blazing green energy trail – AWS under fire
Data from Cloudscene has revealed tech giants like Google and Apple are setting a precedent in renewable energy, but AWS has come under fire.
Microsoft bolsters green portfolio with 74MW solar investment
Microsoft's 74MW solar project in N.C. boosts eco-jobs, clean energy.
TechOne bringing solar lights to students in need
The company is partnering with charity SolarBuddy to bring solar-powered lights to children in energy poverty to alleviate study stress after dark.
Google makes its first ever renewable energy investment in Asia
This week Google announced that it is making a huge investment in renewable energy in Asia with a huge solar farm in Taiwan.
Digital Realty wins U.S. efficiency rating and commits to solar
In a time where the environmental impact of data centres is under the spotlight, Digital Realty has just announced a new sustainability achievement.
Facebook seals 20 year deal to supply Singapore data centre with solar power
After recently announcing its plans for the largest data centre Singapore has ever seen, Facebook has revealed its first renewable energy partner in Asia.
HPE and TACC build the world’s first solar-powered supercomputer
Solar-powered supercomputer Hikari tackles Zika virus, pioneering energy-efficient data processing.
Facebook commits to 100% solar power for data center campus
Facebook's Prineville data center campus will be powered 100% by renewable energy, thanks to a partnership with Pacific Power.
Mercury acquires stake in Tilt Renewables after poor wind conditions drive FY loss
Tilt Renewables faces £2.8m loss and sells 19.99% stake to Mercury NZ amid tough market.
The story of a solar-powered plane that travelled around the world
Point of No Return is the behind the scenes documentary of the world’s first solar-powered flight around the world.
Exclusive interview: SAS, data analytics and the politics of energy
SAS Director Tim Fairchild hails NZ Downstream as top event for melding energy politics and debate.
Microsoft pushes India towards climate change goals with new solar energy deal
Microsoft has completed its first ever solar energy deal in India, purchasing 3MW of solar-powered electricity.
Big step forward for Singapore's solar energy market as Microsoft signs new deal
Microsoft says this is the first rooftop solar portfolio in the country focused on serving data center energy consumption.
Can a pizza box be used to harness the power of the sun?
Genesis Energy believes that its Energising Young Minds competition will help school students learn to enjoy STEM subjects.
Google ups EU investment to EUR 1b with new Belgium data centre and solar plant
Google has announced plans to continue its large investment in Europe with new data centre infrastructure planned for Belgium.
Digital Realty bolsters renewable energy initiatives
Digital Realty boosts US green energy, Asia plans unclear.
Australia's clean technology sector gets a $4.8m boost
Australia's National Energy Resources Australia will provide $4.8m in funding for eight clean technology projects in the energy sector.
New tech powers up across NZ
Kiwi households' surge in producing own power, with over 15,000 homes now equipped with green tech.
Electric Village to open in Gisborne - NZ’s first energy hub
Flick will also power the region’s first fast charging electric vehicle station which will be located on the main street outside the hub.